HUNTSVILLE — Albertville varsity boys basketball coach Patrick Harding’s words proved to be prophetic following a loss to No. 8 Oxford on Feb. 7 in the Class 6A, Area 13 tournament finals.
Monday night’s girls Class 5A subregional matchup between Boaz and Scottsboro featured everything one would expect from a playoff basketball game, including heart, hustle, intensity, momentum swings and physical play.
FYFFE — The team with the most wins in Fyffe boys basketball history punched its ticket for a return to the Class 2A Northeast Regional by beating Asbury 59-52 on Tuesday night at Mike Cochran Gymnasium in the subregional playoffs.
CROSSVILLE — Arab capitalized on its advantages of size and depth to pull away in the second half Tuesday night and post a 69-50 victory over Crossville in the Class 5A boys subregional playoffs.
FYFFE — No. 1 Collinsville dashed No. 5 Fyffe’s dreams of a return trip to the AHSAA State Basketball Tournament by rolling to a 60-41 triumph in Monday night’s girls Class 2A subregional playoff game at Mike Cochran Gymnasium.
HAZEL GREEN — The team that produced the most wins in a single season in Albertville girls basketball history played its last game together Monday night, falling to No. 1 Hazel Green 37-22 in the Class 6A subregional playoffs.